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God & Cancer: The #TeamTinyDancer Story (Grand Rapids)

Date:
March 9, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Sweet House
254 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

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Organized by:
Jennifer Beahan
Phone: (616) 706-2029
Email: jbeahan@centerforinquiry.net

Description:

In “God & Cancer: The #TeamTinyDancer Story,” atheists Jeremiah Bannister and his 11-year-old daughter Samantha discuss their many thoughts and experiences with religion and science since learning in March, 2015 that Sami has a rare and deadly form of childhood cancer. The series touches on issues such as faith, science, miracles & medicine, interfaith friendship, and even death, demonstrating above all else that people may indeed live, love, and hope‰Û_ whether with or without God. Meetings are open to the Public

After the meeting, join us at Vitale’s Restaurant, 834 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI to socialize. View Map

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About Jeremiah Bannister

Team Tiny Dancer

Jeremiah Bannister is a former pastor, apologist, and activist presently working as a talk radio personality, writer, and public speaker. He received his bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication from Olivet College in Olivet, Michigan, where he also minored in political science. He's part of the Secular Student Alliance Speakers Bureau. Currently, Jeremiah cohosts PaleoRadio, a talk radio podcast with Secular Media Group that airs in Grand Rapids on 95.3 FM and 1680 AM, Public Reality Radio.Since March of 2015, most of his time and efforts have been focused on #TeamTinyDancer, writing and speaking about the story of his family and their 11-year-old daughter's life with childhood cancer. Jeremiah serves as a board member for Center for Inquiry -- Michigan in Grand Rapids, where he resides with his wife, their four children, their cat, Lion, and their brand new Saint Bernard puppy, Cocoa.